Telling the stories of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, NZ and Polynesia

St John’s College seeks Manukura

The College of St John the Evangelist is seeking a new Manukura to lead the Auckland-based College as it provides theological education and forms leaders in Anglican ministry.

Selwyn expands charitable mission

The Selwyn Foundation is expanding its charitable funding to support more older people who are vulnerable or in need.

Tuia prayer app goes live

The Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia, has released a new south Pacific prayer app, ‘Tuia’ which is freely available for download on both Android and Apple smartphones.

Archbishops call for Xmas kindness

The Archbishops and Archbishop-elect of Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia have called for kindness and grace to be our song this Christmas.

Project shines light on Anglican media

Archbishop Don Tamihere and Archbishop Philip Richardson have launched the first phase of a wide-ranging research project that seeks out new ways our Church can share our stories with one another and the world.

++Philip retires as Synod president

Archbishop Philip Richardson has announced his retirement as Archbishop and Primate from mid-2023, making General Synod 2022 his last full Synod as a member of the presidium. 

Polynesia elects new Archbishop

The Diocese of Polynesia Electoral College has elected Rev Sione Ulu’ilakepa as Bishop of Polynesia, and he will therefore become one of the three Archbishops of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia.

House of Sarah debuts resource

The House of Sarah, a faith-based organisation closely aligned to the Diocese of Polynesia, along with UN Women in Fiji, have developed a new resource that sets out how Fiji’s faith-based groups can end violence against women and girls.
• Watch the FijiOne News report on the launch
• Wailoku activist applauds House of Sarah

NGO social workers win pay equity

Anglican social service providers are rejoicing in a Government announcement that people working in Christian and other community-based social work roles can now look forward to gaining pay equity with their Government peers.

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